James E. Dean, 58, died April 10, 2018 at his residence in the Town of Lessor. James was born June 20, 1959 to Frank and Sandra Dean. James is survived by his parents, brothers Steve, Kevin, and Jeff (Julie), their children Kelsey and Eli. James is further survived by stepsisters Robin (Larry) Peeters their children Ashley and Michel and Traci (Jodi) Crocker and their children Nichole and Johnna. James is also survived by an uncle Wayne Lemerond and two cousins Dale Lemerond and Larry Lemerond.
James was avid hunter, fisherman, and gardener. James was an instructor in martial arts for over 30 years, achieving the level of 2nd level black belt.
The rite of cremation was afforded to James, per his request. Following James' wishes, private family services will be held at a later date.
Online condolences can be expressed to the family at www.muehlboettcher.com
Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.